Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing

Nurse Practitioner as Most Responsible Provider

Spring 2020

1 day course

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Delivery Format: In-Class or Via Live webcast

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  • Course Description

    This interactive one day course will focus on the current state and role of the Nurse Practitioner (NP) as Most Responsible Provider (MRP). NP leaders from varied settings will address the challenges and opportunities in the implementation the MRP role and strategies for sustainability and evaluation. Faculty will explore the leadership skills that are key to success in the MRP role, both as a clinician and practice leader.

    Course Objectives

    By the end of the course the learner will be able to:
    1. Describe the varied models of care and practice settings for NPs acting as Most Responsible Provider.
    2. State key factors in the successful implementation of the MRP role.
    3. Describe the leadership and practice responsibilities of NPs in an MRP role.
    4. Discuss the opportunities and challenges in ensuring sustainability of the NP as MRP.
    5. Describe the necessary financial literacy and business planning skills for independent practice.
  • Schedule and Location

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    Course Schedule

    The 2020 schedule has not been determined but the 2018 schedule is available for reference as a printable PDF – updated January 28, 2019

    Location

    Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing Health Sciences Building University of Toronto 155 College Street Toronto, ON, Canada M5T 1P8 ( map )

  • Faculty

    Program Director

    Michelle Acorn DNP, NP-Adult/PHC, MN/ACNP, GNC(C), CGP
    Adjunct Lecturer, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing

    Faculty

    Elizabeth Cowper-Fung NP-PHC
    Georgina Nurse Practitioner Led Clinic

    Faith Donald PhD, NP-PHC
    Professor
    Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing, Ryerson University

    Julie Earle MScN, NP-PHC, GNC(C)
    Nurse Practitioner, Geriatric and Neuropsychiatry Program
    Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences

    Christina Hurlock-Chorostecki PhD, NP
    Part time Professor
    Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing, Western University

    Claudia Mariano MSc, NP-PHC, CDE
    Nurse Manager, Practice and Policy
    Nurse Practitioner Association of Ontario
    Nurse Practitioner, East End Community Health Centre

    Sharon Mulsant MSN, NP-Adult
    Nurse Practitioner, Internal Medicine
    St. Joseph’s Health Center, Unity Health Toronto

    Karima Velji RN, PhD, CHE
    Vice President, Clinical Services
    Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences

    Marnee Wilson MScN, NP-Adult, CDE
    Practice Leader for Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Practitioner, Cardiovascular Surgery
    St. Michael’s Hospital
    Adjunct Lecturer, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing

  • Registration Information

    Fees

    Early Bird price (ends March 29, 2019) $325 + HST
    Regular price (starting March 30, 2019) $360 + HST
    U of T Nursing Alumni save 15%* $305 + HST
    NPAO members save 15%** $305 + HST
    U of T Nursing Adjunct and Status Faculty save 15%*** $305 + HST
    Student in the U of T Faculty of Nursing $180 + HST

    Site Groups

    A group discount rate is available for site groups of three or more people. For details please contact pd.nursing@utoronto.ca.

    Please Note

    • Refund Policy – To withdraw from the course and receive a refund, your written request must be emailed to pd.nursing@utoronto.ca by March 29, 2019. No refunds will be given after this date. All refunds are subject to an administration fee of $100 + tax. As an alternative, a colleague may attend in your place. Please send your substitution request at least 7 days before the course.
    • Advanced registration is required. Registration deadline: April 23, 2019.
    • U of T Nursing Alumni discount is available to BScN, MN, PMNP Diploma, MScN or PhD graduates of the Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto.
    • NPAO member discount is available to current members of the Nurse Practitioner Association of Ontario. Your name will be used to confirm your membership.
    • U of T Nursing Faculty discount is available to individuals with a faculty position, adjunct or status appointment, or are a Clinical Instructor (current academic year only) at the Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto.
    • Student discount is available to individuals currently registered in the BScN, MN, PMNP or PhD programs at the Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing.
    • Applicable taxes (13% HST) will be added to the registration fees.
    • Course Cancellation Policy – The University reserves the right to cancel courses due to unavailability of instructors, facilities or insufficient enrolment. Decisions on course cancellations are made at least 15 calendar days prior to the course starting date, so early registration is recommended. If you enroll in a course that is subsequently cancelled, you may transfer to another section of that course if an alternative is available; or you may receive a full refund. We are not responsible for travel fees or any expenses incurred by you.

    Payment method options

    Individuals

    You have two payment options if you are an individual registering for this course:

    1. Register online with a credit card.
    2. Register by mail with a certified cheque or money order.

    Site Groups

    If you are registering on behalf of a site group of three or more people and want to take advantage of the special discounted price please contact pd.nursing@utoronto.ca.


    Credit Card:

    You can register and pay online with a credit card.


    Certified cheque or money order:

    You can register and pay by mail.

    Step 1: Type your information onto the online form and then print the page (i.e. don’t click “Confirmation and Payment”. Don’t pay by online credit card).
    Step 2: Obtain a certified cheque or money order payable to “University of Toronto” for the registration fee plus 13% HST. No personal cheques. No debit cards.

    Fees (including HST)

    Early Bird price (ends March 29, 2019) $367.25 incl HST
    Regular price (starting March 30, 2019) $406.80 incl HST
    U of T Nursing Alumni save 15%** $344.65 incl HST
    NPAO members save 15% $344.65 incl HST
    U of T Nursing Adjunct and Status Faculty save 15%*** $344.65 incl HST
    Student in the U of T Faculty of Nursing $203.40 incl HST
    Step 3: Mail the paper registration form with payment (no personal cheques, no cash, no credit cards, no debit cards) to:

    Centre for Professional Development
    Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing
    University of Toronto
    Suite 130
    155 College Street
    Toronto, ON M5T 1P8

    Step 4: When we receive your registration form we will email a confirmation notice.
  • Contact Us

    Email: pd.nursing@utoronto.ca
    Website: bloomberg.nursing.utoronto.ca/pd
    Phone: (416) 978-1784
    Address: Centre for Professional Development (PD)
    Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing
    University of Toronto
    Suite 130
    155 College Street
    Toronto, ON
    Canada M5T 1P8 map

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